Core Server Software Engineer Intern

Job typeGame Development/Publishing, Internship/Trainee, Programming
LocationUnited States - Needham, Massachusetts
TypeIntern
Posted DateMay. 22, 2019
WB Games Boston seeks an Engineering Intern, a talented and hard-working individual who is self-motivated, process-driven, customer-oriented, and who has a passion for developing software applications using a variety of technologies. The position is a member of the Core Server team and will work on the backend for Game of Thrones: Conquest and upcoming mobile titles.
Preference given to candidates that can commit for a 6 month period.

The Core Server team is a centralized engineering team that is responsible for developing and supporting our proprietary mobile gaming platform. Our platform includes game client and server technologies, infrastructure, analytics, performance and development tools.

What part will you play?
  • Develop, maintain, and improve backend infrastructure to support online mobile games.
  • Support game teams and help them integrate with the backend.
  • Scale testing and performance tuning of the entire stack.
  • Improve configuration management and deployment processes.
  • Self-manage when given prioritized goals and objectives.
  • Seek out opportunities to improve technically and professionally.

What do we need from you?
  • Coursework in Computer Science, Engineering, or a reasonable equivalent thereof.
  • Experience in Go, C#/.NET, Java or Python.
  • Comfortable in a Linux CLI environment.
Bonus Skills
  • Experience with Docker or other containerization technology.
  • Experience with SQL or noSQL stores (MySQL, Postgres, MongoDB etc).
  • Experience creating web services with any tech.
  • Knowledge of cloud services such as AWS or Google Compute Engine.
  • Innate desire to automate all repetitive processes.

Your information will now be submitted via our parent company’s site, TimeWarner.com.